How to Sync Safari Bookmarks Between Your Mac and iPhone

How to Sync Safari Bookmarks Between Mac and iPhone

Bookmarks are something every Mac and iPhone user would love to save for long time. For some, bookmarks could be a treasure trove of information or trivia they collected over a period of time. People always like to store something they love; a good read, a useful website for their career or business, and things of similar interest values.

Since you are a part of an Apple eco-system, you would also love to change the screen to check those bookmarks – from Mac to iPhone and vice versa. In this scenario, your iCloud account plays a crucial role in shifting your bookmarks from Mac to iPhone and the other way round.

How to sync Safari Bookmarks over iCloud on iPhone

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your iPhone → Tap on iCloud.

Tap on Settings Then iCloud on iPhone

Step #2. If you find Safari option toggled OFF, toggle it ON.

Toggle On Safari in iCloud Settings on iPhone

Now let’s see how you can sync Safari bookmarks over iCloud on Mac

Step #1. Click on the Apple menu from upper-left corner on your Mac.

Step #2. Now click on System Preferences.

Click on System Preferences in Mac

Step #3. Click on iCloud.

Click on iCloud in Mac System Preferences

Step #4. Ensure that you have checked Safari.

Check Safari in iCloud on Mac

Following this procedure, you should be able to access bookmarks created on either device – Mac or iPhone. What is common between the two procedures is iCloud, therefore, always make sure that your iCloud is toggled ON in all Apple devices you are working.

Watch out how to sync Safari bookmarks between Mac, iPhone and iPad:

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Before you sync bookmarks over iCloud on your Mac or iPhone, please check that your devices are running on OS X Mavericks and later, and iOS 7 and later.

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